The Moths of Suffolk
580 Coleophora sylvaticella, Wood, 1892

Local Status : Non-Suffolk species

National Status : Nationally Scarce B

Habitats : Open woodland on acid soils and open moorland

Flight Period : Single-brooded, late April to early June

Larval foodplants : Great Wood-rush (Luzula sylvatica)

Wingspan details : Wingspan 9-14mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultColeophora laricella, Larch Case-bearer
Coleophora deviella
Coleophora antennariella
    Larval caseColeophora lassellaColeophora antennariella
Coleophora taeniipennellaColeophora tamesis
Coleophora maritimellaColeophora adjunctella

Compare confusion species
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Life history chart
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